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  • Press Release

    Confident of Victory, Cote Releases “After-Action Report on The LePage-Moody Economy”

    (Sanford, Maine) – Noting that there are about approximately 45,000 ranked choice votes to be counted and that the margin between Cote and Janet Mills was hovering between 4,000-5,000 votes, Sanford-Maine native, combat veteran, clean energy businessman and attorney Adam Cote released an “After-Action Report on the LePage-Moody Economy” highlighting why the November election will be about change versus more of the same.

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    Cote Announces Effort to Rebuild Millinocket Veterans Memorial While RCV Process Plays Out

    Strong Performance by Cote Forces Ranked Choice Runoff with Mills; Cote Announces Effort to Rebuild Millinocket Veterans Memorial While RCV Process Plays Out

    (Sanford, Maine) – Sanford-Maine native, combat veteran and clean energy businessman and attorney Adam Cote’s strong performance in Tuesday’s primary election forced a ranked choice runoff election with sitting Attorney General Janet Mills.

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  • Press Release

    Cote for Maine Volunteer Voter Protection Attorneys

    Adam Cote and the Cote for Maine campaign are committed to ensuring that all Mainers can exercise their right to vote in tomorrow’s primary election, Tuesday, June 12. We fully expect a smooth election run by the professional local officials who have done this many times. However, we have pulled together a team of attorneys who are conversant on election law and will be available to any Maine voter, in any part of Maine, who experiences any difficulty or have concerns about being able to vote.

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  • Press Release

    MILLS TEAM'S FALSE ATTACK ACHIEVES AN HISTORIC LOW FOR MAINE POLITICS

    MILLS TEAM’S FALSE HALLIBURTON ATTACK ACHIEVES AN HISTORIC NEW LOW FOR MAINE POLITICS: COTE HAS AND NEVER WOULD ACCEPT MONEY FROM FIRM THAT REFUSED SECURITY RECOMMENDATIONS FROM TROOPS ABOUT ITS PRIVATIZED CHOW HALL IN MOSUL, IRAQ

    (Sanford) – Janet Mills’ out-of-state backers, who are funding a $192,000 attack on pro-choice Democrat and decorated combat veteran Adam Cote in the final days of the Maine gubernatorial primary election achieved a new low for Maine politics in their first ad by falsely accusing Cote of having support from the company that ran the chow hall in Mosul, Ir

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  • In The News • Bill Nemitz • Portland Press Herald

    Janet Mills paints rival Adam Cote as closet Republican, but it doesn’t pass straight-face test

    Heads up, Maine Democrats. There’s a full-fledged mugging in progress.

    It comes to us courtesy of Attorney General Janet Mills, who in recent days has gone to great lengths to portray Adam Cote – her strongest opponent in Tuesday’s Democratic gubernatorial primary – as a Republican in donkey’s clothing.

    And it’s likely to be amplified over the next few days by EMILY’s List, the national promoter of pro-choice Democratic women running for elective office, to the tune of $192,500 in spending on “opposition” to Cote’s candidacy.

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  • Press Release

    OUTSIDE GROUP SPENDS $300,000 TO TRY TO BAIL OUT MILLS CAMPAIGN, ATTACK ADAM COTE

    Statement from Adam Cote:

    This is outrageous and Maine people shouldn’t stand for it. To have an outside group, no matter who it is, drop $300,000 into a Maine gubernatorial race to attack one candidate, six days before an election, is unprecedented and exactly what people hate about politics.

    Janet Mills has had a year to put together and run her own campaign, as have I. We have outraised her and have more support, more contributions, more prominent endorsements from Maine Democrats than she does.

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  • In The News • Steve Collins • Lewiston Sun Journal

    Nate Libby throws his support to Adam Cote in race for governor

    LEWISTON — With a week to go before the primary, Sen. Nate Libby on Monday endorsed Democratic gubernatorial hopeful Adam Cote.

    Libby, the Democratic whip in the Senate, said Cote is “exactly the kind of leader Maine needs: pragmatic and progressive; fiscally smart and willing to invest in policies that help Maine families lead healthy, productive, and prosperous lives.”

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    Lewiston State Senator Nate Libby Endorses Adam Cote as the "Leader Maine Needs"

    (Lewiston) - Lewiston State Senator Nate Libby joined a growing number of key Democratic leaders endorsing Adam Cote for governor today, calling Cote the “leader Maine needs: pragmatic and progressive; fiscally smart and willing to invest in policies that help Maine families lead healthy, productive, and prosperous lives.”

    Senator Libby’s full statement:

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  • In The News • Roland and Carlene Gagne • Portland Press Herald

    Letter to the editor: Issue-oriented, hardworking Cote well prepared to lead Maine

    I first met Adam Cote many years ago, while I was teaching at Sanford High School. In addition to my teaching responsibilities, teachers were asked to monitor student hall passes.

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